Map of Canada Census Agricultural Regions

You can easily create a map of Canada Census Agricultural Regions using Mapline. Canada is one of world’s largest agricultural producers and exporters. A wide range of agriculture is practiced in the country like barley, corn, canola, durum, flax seed, oats, wheat, rye, rice, and soybeans. Agri-Food and the Department of Agriculture are responsible for the overview or Canadian agriculture. Ontario has the highest number of agricultural farms followed by Alberta and Saskatchewan.

Census agricultural regions (CARs) in Canada are groups of adjacent census divisions. There are 82 census agricultural regions that serve to support spatial analysis and thematic mapping of data gathered from the Census of Agriculture 2011.

Various factors affect the agricultural regions including:

  • Agricultural engineering (farm machinery and equipment)
  • Farm capital
  • Operating expenses
  • Type and quantity of farms

Using Mapline, create a map of Canada Census Agricultural Regions.

Steps to create a map of Canada Census Agricultural Regions

  1. Create a Mapline and login.
  2. Click “New Map” to create a new map.
  3. Give your map a name and click “Create Map.”
  4. Click the orange “Add Data Layers” button from the left sidebar.
  5. Select the “Add Territories” option.
  6. Select “Canada Agriculture Regions” as the territory type.
  7. Give this territory overlay a Name and select the coloring option.
  8. Click “Continue.”

That’s how easy it is to create a map of Canada Census Agricultural Regions! Once you have your map, you can create a map of Excel spreadsheet locations to overlay on top. Mapline also makes it simple to see summary information about the locations inside each region just by clicking on them! Sign up now to create a map of Canada Census Agricultural Regions.